Two questions I had were:
What is the best alternative to GoPro? and
What is the best action camera for the money?
The list I pulled together includes affordable action cams but at the end I had to include the GoPro as an option because it is one of the best, but not cheapest..
These are the small action/sport cameras that are popular today. You find vloggers, athletes, people who want to film everything they do using this type of camera.
These are Amazon Best Sellers(Top 5) as of this writing. Note, the Amazon list is updated hourly and based on sales.
1) AKASO EK7000 4K WiFi Sports Action Camera Ultra HD Waterproof DV Camcorder 12MP 170 Degree Wide Angle
2) Dragon Touch 4K Action Camera 16MP Vision 3 Underwater Waterproof Camera 170° Wide Angle WiFi Sports Cam with Remote 2 Batteries and Mounting Accessories Kit
3) AKASO Brave 4 4K 20MP WiFi Action Camera Ultra HD with EIS 30m Underwater Waterproof Camera Remote Control 5X Zoom Underwater Camcorder with 2 Batteries and Helmet Accessories Kit
4) Campark ACT74 Action Camera 16MP 4K WiFi Underwater Photography Cameras 170 Degree Ultra Wide Angle Lens with 2 Pcs Rechargeable Batteries and Mounting Accessories Kits
5) GoPro HERO8 Black Holiday Bundle – Includes HERO8 Black Camera Plus Shorty, Head Strap, 32GB SD Card, and 2 Rechargeable Batteries
Most Wished For:
These are Amazon Most Wished for. I’ll only include the top 3 since they are the same(as of this writing) as the best sellers.
AKASO EK7000 4K WiFi Sports Action Camera Ultra HD Waterproof DV Camcorder 12MP 170 Degree Wide Angle
What do you look for in a small sport/action camera? How much is price a factor? Let me know.